NHL: Kovalchuk finally a Devil, Niemi a Shark, and other News


NHL: Kovalchuk finally a Devil, Niemi a Shark, and other News Ilya Kovalchuk and Devils finally got a contract OK’ed by the league after the original contract being voided by the league. Kovalchuk new deal will pay him 100 million for 15 years. Kovalchuk is currently 27 years and has 642 points in 8 NHL…

NHL: Hornqvist re-signs with the Predators, News, and Rumors


NHL: Hornqvist re-signs with the Predators, News, and Rumors The Nashville Predators re-signed the 30 goal scorer Patric Hornqvist. Hornqvist received a 3 year contract for 9.25 million. Hornqvist who was the last draft pick in the 2005 draft surprised many with his 30 goal season in the 2009-2010 season. Nashville hasn’t had much hope…

NHL: Blackhawks sign Turco which means Niemi’s time in Chicago is over


NHL: Blackhawks sign Turco which means Niemi’s time in Chicago is over After the Blackhawks learned that Antti Niemi was set earn 2.75 million via the arbitration ruling. The Blackhawks sought way to fit Niemi under there already tight cap space. They couldn’t find a way and with Marty Turco waiting patiently, they decided to part…

NHL: Enforcer Daniel Carcillo re-signs with the Flyers, plus Signings and Rumors


NHL: Enforcer Daniel Carcillo re-signs with the Flyers, plus Signings and Rumors F Daniel Carcillo re-signs with the Philadelphia Flyers (1 year, 1.075M) G Josh Harding re-signs with the Minnesota Wild (1 year, TBA) St. Louis Blues defenseman Darryl Sydor retires (18 year career) RW Jared Boll re-signs with the Columbus Blue Jackets (2 years, 1.45M) F Maxim…

Blackhawks win Stanley Cup in a crazy finish


A crazy series, a crazy game, a crazy goal, and a crazy finish. As hockey fans whats more to ask for. The Blackhawks lived up to there pre-season hype. Many believed they were Stanley cup bound and now they are holding the cup high above their heads. They beat Nashville in 6, Canucks in 6,…

Stanley Cup Finals, All Tied Up


The Stanley Cup Finals is living up to it’s potential in being the biggest series of the year. The Flyers have fought back from down 0-2 in the series to take Game 3, and now Game 4. Exactly what the doctor ordered is a 2-2 series that will at least bring us hockey fans a Game…

Stanley Cup Finals building up to be a thriller


The Blackhawks and Flyers are building this series into a thriller. After Game 1’s 11 goals and 6-5 game. Lead change after lead change. Then in Game 2, Antti Niemi stone walled the Flyers allowing 1 goal in a 2-1 victory. Now in game 3 the Flyers scored a goal early in the 3rd to…

How many goals will we see today?


After watching 11 goals on Saturday I don’t know what to expect today. I enjoyed watching the Blackhawks and Flyers go back and forth. Lead change after lead change I couldn’t leave the room. So I ask how many goals will we see today? Some factors that will play into that is will we see…